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This course explores photography as a disciplined way of seeing, of investigating landscapes and expressing ideas. Readings, observations, and photographs form the basis of discussions on landscape, light, significant detail, place, poetics, narrative, and how photography can inform design and planning, among other issues. The class Web site can be found here: Sensing Place: Photography as Inquiry.
Keywords: landscape; light; significant detail; place; poetics; narrative; urban planning; seeing; digital photography; digital editing; storytelling; community; urban revitalization; neighborhood; 11.309J; 11.309; 4.215J; 4.215